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How to Improve Your Creature Design Drawings - Step by Step

Robert Marzullo, Online instructor of Figure Drawing and Comic Art

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11 Videos (2h 8m)
    • Introduction Video

      1:42
    • The Spine Says It All

      13:09
    • Thumbnailing Your Concepts

      8:54
    • The Brain Box

      9:19
    • Creating Variations in Your Concepts

      12:00
    • Animal Leg Studies

      7:58
    • Merging Concepts Together

      11:04
    • Adjusting the Proportions

      11:03
    • Project Ogre - Thumbnailing Our Character From A Script

      17:02
    • Project Ogre - Cleaning up Our Concept

      17:08
    • Project Ogre - Refining the Drawing

      18:49

About This Class

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Welcome to my class on Creature Design! In this class you will learn a lot of the valuable techniques and exercise that go into improving your creature design drawings every day. I will walk you step by step through my process for combining various animals into new creative concepts. By studying from existing life you will never have a shortage of ideas.

You will learn how to study the spines of different animals so that you creatures have a solid foundation to work from. You will learn about the benefit of creating thumbnail sketches before working on your next masterpiece! I will show you techniques on creating variations within your concepts. You will also learn about proportions, merging concepts, working from a script, and much more!

This class is focused on just the drawing process and will work for digital and traditional artists alike.

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I am excited to teach you these lessons and I hope your excited to learn them. I am here if you have any questions and I would love to know what classes you want to see next! ;)

Robert A. Marzullo

Ram Studios Comics

www.ramstudioscomics.com

11 of 11 students recommendSee All

Well explained and so many examples, I know i'm bookmarking this class for all the tips!
Mira Metzler

Beauty. Illustration

I enjoy the pace and the overall explanation. Also the incite to his thought process.

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Robert Marzullo

Online instructor of Figure Drawing and Comic Art

I enjoy creating and sharing Video Content of my drawing process. I teach comic book illustration techniques, figure drawing, and digital painting. I use programs such as Adobe Photoshop CC, Clip Studio Paint, and Sketchbook Pro 8.

I have been teaching online for over 5 years now and love the ability to connect and teach artists all over the world. It is very exciting and rewarding!

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